Graefenberg, Ernst

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(Gräfenberg), Ernst, German gynecologist in U.S., 1881-1957.
Graefenberg ring - obsolete term for a silver or silkworm gut ring designed for insertion into the uterine cavity as a means of contraception.
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I had no reason to doubt Dr Ernst Grafenberg, the gynaecologist who identified the intimate pleasure button in 1950.
The Grafenberg Spot, or G-spot, is named after German gynaecologist Ernst Grafenberg, who claimed to have found it 60 years ago.
The British study--involving the body part named after a male German gynecologist Ernst Grafenberg, who claims to have discovered it-involved 1,800 women.
The G doesn't stand for "gosh" but for for "Grafenberg", after Dr Ernst Grafenberg.
The term "G-Spot" was coined in 1981after the German gynecologist Ernst Grafenberg who hypothesized its existence in a paper published in 1950.
The urethral sponge, or G-spot, so named in tribute to gynecologist Ernst Grafenberg, is located 2 to 3 inches inside the vagina on its front wall toward the hair-covered mons pubis.
A THE G spot was named by the German physician Ernst Grafenberg.
The G-spot was named after gynaecologist Ernst Grafenberg, who first described it in 1944.
Ernst Grafenberg's work was soon overshadowed by research and discussion about that other female erogenous spot, the clitoris.
Dr Ernst Grafenberg, a German gynaecologist, claimed that after exhaustive research into the female nether regions he had found what, it now turns out, may be a mythical ignition point.
The G-spot, named after gynecologist Ernst Grafenberg, is located two to three inches inside the vagina, on its front wall, toward the hair-covered mons pubis.